Monthly Archives: November 2010

Battlefield 3 PC receiving “special effort”, won’t run on Windows XP

DICE developers have revealed a few new details on the upcoming Battlefield 3 on Twitter. Lead Designer David Goldfarb has allayed fears that the next Battlefield will be a console port, saying that while the game won’t be exclusive to … Read the rest of this entry

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CCP’s technical officer: PC hardware is “Many, many generations beyond consoles”

CCP’s chief technical officer has directly compared PC technology to its console equivalents. Talking to PC Gamer, Halldor Fannar said: “We’re in a great position on PCs. The hardware just keeps getting better. The consoles, the computers inside them, are … Read the rest of this entry

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Humble Indie Bundle 2 now includes Humble Indie Bundle 1 games

The Humble Indie Bundle 2 went on sale last week, and has already raised more than $ 1.3 million for the developers, Child’s Play and The Electric Frontier Foundation. Now, in a final push, they’re also throwing in all of … Read the rest of this entry

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Indie Indiana Jones adventure game releases demo

Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Youth is a fan made Indiana Jones adventure game inspired by the Lucasarts classic, Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis. The game features new artwork, it’s own soundtrack and a new adventure in … Read the rest of this entry

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Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit review

It was a lengthy, arduous duel but, when that last squeeze of nitrous cannoned my Porsche 911 GT3 RS police cruiser into the back of the fugitive Nissan 370Z Coupe, I got my reward. The hapless Nissan flipped skyward, smashing … Read the rest of this entry

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Eve Online at “Bleeding edge of what you can do today”

CCP’s Chief Technical Officer, Halldor Fannar, has described their latest character creation tool as “Definitely on the bleeding edge of what you can do today.” See examples of the tech after the jump. CCP are responsible for sci-fi MMO, Eve … Read the rest of this entry

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Latest Team Fortress 2 update lets players test their own weapons

A recent update to the Team Fortress 2 beta gives players the ability to test out their weapons they’ve created for the game as Valve reveal plans to introduce more tools that will make it easier for players to contribute … Read the rest of this entry

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Playing RUSE with Kinect

Ever since Microsoft showed their motion sensing controller that lets you use your body to control games, many of us entertained ideas of a Minority Report style future in which we could command our operating systems with casual flaps of … Read the rest of this entry

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UK Christmas bonanza – Day 10: Win a 64GB USB 3.0 drive

We’re up to day ten of our massive Yuletide give away. If knowledge is power then today’s prize will bring power to your pockets. We’re giving away a DataTraveller Ultimate 64GB USB drive worth £173. It’s light, portable, and thanks … Read the rest of this entry

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UK Christmas bonanza – Day 11: Win a Radeon 5770 IceQ 1GB graphics card from HIS

Welcome to the bonanza Christmas eve competition special. It’s so close to Christmas that we’re vibrating with excitement. But what about our PC’s? Our desktop workhorses slave away all day every day to bring us the best games, and all … Read the rest of this entry

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